The AAS Library subscribes to several online databases.

Contact the library for the username and password, as they cannot be posted on a public site.

ABC-CLIO is a rich source for any historical research.

There are four databases in this suite:

Geography, World at War, World History: Ancient and Medieval Eras, World History: The Modern Era

Active History

Teacher Resource - Find resources about history through the ages, from Ancient to Modern.

BrainPop, BrainPopJr, BrainPop Espanol, BrainPop Francais

Brainpop has videos on all sorts of topics, as well as games and activities.

Britannica Encyclopedia School Edition

Britannica Encyclopedia is easy to browse, and a great source of information for lower to upper levels.


CultureGrams has information about countries and cultures for student research.

Curiosity Stream

Curiosity stream has a variety of informational videos and documentaries for student and teacher use.

The log in email is, with the same password as the other databases.


The EBSCOHost suite has a variety of databases:

Academic Search Elite

ERIC (Education Resource Information Center), Professional Development Collection

History Reference Center, Literary Reference Center, Science Reference Center

Gale Cengage Databases

There are three Gale Databases that are excellent for student research:

Opposing Viewpoints in Context

Psychology Collection

Student Resources in Context

Geography All the Way

See geography resources from all levels, particularly from Diploma and IGCSE.


JSTOR is a college-level database that is ideal for Diploma research in all forms.

Naxos Music Library

Naxos Music Library has access to music of all kinds, in an easy-to-discover and friendly way.

It is perfect for students of music as well as those who enjoy discovering new music.


Find articles in current magazines and newspapers, including the Moscow Times, the Financial Times, and a variety of newspapers around the world.

New York Times

Create an account with the New York Times here while you are on campus, then enjoy logging in anywhere or using their phone app. Create an account here.

Pebble Go: The Emergent Reader Solution

Search for information in the following subjects: Animals, Science, Biographies, Social Studies, Dinosaurs and Animales (en espanol)

Safari Montage

Only accessible on AAS Campus. Stream a variety of videos about many topics.

Teachers, please use your individual username/password to login.

TumbleBook Library

Read picture books and non-fiction books online with this site.

World Book Encyclopedia

Find encyclopedia articles about all topics and browse resources.